19 Terrifying True Stories That Show Racism Is Still Everywhere In Society

, | Right | June 19, 2020

Dear readers,

Recent events have shone a spotlight on why Juneteenth is vital, not just as a celebration, but a reminder of how far we have to go for true racial equality. Over the years we have received many stories regarding the racism posed against POC, especially black people, from unintentional ignorance and micro-aggressions all the way up to foaming-at-the-mouth bigotry and hatred.

Shared here for you, are nineteen stories – some of which might seem unbelievable – but showcase what many POC have to endure every day. We hope many of you find this collection illuminating.

 

Racism Will No Longer Be Accepted For Delivery – Racist tries to get a black guy fired, and it backfires!

That Sure Is Some Premium Racism – We only keep the good stuff in the back for white people.

Still Need To Learn Moor – The ignorance on display here is just staggering.

A Racist Plot Twist – Why are so many “outraged” on behalf of people that aren’t even in the room?

I Don’t Mean To Sound Racist But I Am – When any sentence starts “I don’t mean to be racist, but…” maybe you should just stop there.

Not A Klan-destine Name – Just because the KKK is hiring, doesn’t mean we’re hiring the KKK.

The Homeless Is About To Make Him Jobless – This racist assumption is about to cost someone their job.

A Dark Assumption – Another assumption: If they’re not jobless, they’re violent!

No, But If He Did He’d Start With You – It’s difficult to fight this level of ignorance but my goodness we’re trying.

Martin Luther King Of Hollywood – We have a dream that someday everyone else knows this dream.

Let Them Eat Cake – “Black and poor”, the stereotypes never stop.

Way South Of Average Intelligence – There is so much wrong with this story that we don’t know where to start.

They’d Like To Look At The Kid(nap) Menu, Part 2 – This is why multi-racial families have to travel with their kid’s birth certificates.

Not Just A White Christmas – If Jesus can be white then Santa can be black.

Coffee, Strong, And Proud – Oh, you only have a problem with one race, not all of them? Yeah – you’re still racist.

His Magnetic Personality Won The Day – If they walk like a racist, and talk like a racist…

Stereotypes Are A Bigot’s Best Friend – When the stereotypes and assumptions come together for some karma!

Needs To Call Out Racism On The Carpet – If you think you can profit from racism – it’s gonna cost you.

 

Not Always Right will always stand against hate and bigotry, and we have published many true stories showcasing racist behavior.  If you want to send in your own story and be heard, then please submit your story here!